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  • Trip introduction

    This camping trip in Kotagiri is unique — during stay, you will go trekking to Kallar valley in the Nilgiri hills and also climb atop the beautiful Kurunji Peak. In the morning of Day 2, you will trek to the gorgeous Catherine waterfalls. You may rejoice bathing in the cold natural water. In the evening, sit around the fiery bonfire and share stories with your friends and family.

    Please note that for this trip to operate, a minimum of 10 people is required to book this camping trip in Kotagiri.

    Destination

    The campsite is located at the Kotagiri town in Tamil Nadu. From the campsite, you can enjoy the view of dense tea plantations and forest. The campsite operator organizes treks to the Nilgiri hills to allow people to experience nature at its best. You will be staying in alpine tents on sharing basis at the campsite in Kotagiri.

    Destination highlights

    Trek to Kallar Valley in the Nilgiri hills. | Summit the Kurunji Peak. | Trek to the beautiful Catherine waterfalls.

    Activity Details

    3+ years

    Yes

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of Kotagiri Camping: Trek to Kallay Valley and Kurunj Peak

    Arrive at the campsite by 10:00 hours. You will embark on a trek to Kallar Valley and bath at a nearby pond. Return to the campsite for a hot lunch including veg dishes and egg masala. Post-lunch, you will trek to Kurunji Peak and spend some time on the top. Tea/coffee with snacks will be served at the campsite at dusk. Arrangements for campfire will also be made. Veg and Nonveg dishes will be available in dinner. Overnight in your tents at the campsite.

    Overnight in alpine tents at the campsite.

    Arrive at the campsite by 10:00 hours. Today's meal package includes lunch and dinner. Veg and Non-veg dish will be available for dinner. In the evening, snacks with tea/coffee will be served to you. You will be staying in alpine tents on double/triple/quadruple sharing basis. Blankets, mattresses and pillow will be provided to you for comfort.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Kotagiri

    Kotagiri

    10:00 AM

    Food

    Lunch | Evening snacks | Dinner

    Veg|Non-veg
    Day 2 of Kotagiri Camping: Trek to Catherine Waterfalls
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellation made 7 days before the check-in at the campsite in Kotagiri: 90% refund.

    NO REFUND on cancellation made within 7 days of the check-in at the campsite in Kotagiri.

    No show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Rules on trip

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing any disturbance.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap or accident while camping in Tamil Nadu.

    Travellers will be required to bear any additional costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, roadblocks, etc.
    • Camping Tent Kotagiri Nilgiri Hills Kallar Valley Kurunji Peak Tamil Nadu Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Camping Tent Kotagiri Nilgiri Hills Kallar Valley Kurunji Peak Tamil Nadu Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Camping Tent Kotagiri Nilgiri Hills Kallar Valley Kurunji Peak Tamil Nadu Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Camping Tent Kotagiri Nilgiri Hills Kallar Valley Kurunji Peak Tamil Nadu Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Camping Tent Kotagiri Nilgiri Hills Kallar Valley Kurunji Peak Tamil Nadu Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Camping Tent Kotagiri Nilgiri Hills Kallar Valley Kurunji Peak Tamil Nadu Adventure Travel The Great Next
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Alpine tent stay in twin/triple/quad sharing basis

    • Mattress and blankets in the tents
    • Lunch on Day 1
    • Dinner on Day 1
    • Breakfast on Day 2
    • Evening tea/coffee with snacks
    • Morning tea/coffee
    • Trek to Kallar Valley
    • Trek to Kurunj Peak
    • Trek to Catherine waterfalls
    • Bonfire (subject to weather conditions)
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Any transport to and from the campsite

    • Any personal expenses like extra meals, cigarettes, alcohol, etc.
    • Any kind of insurance
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Trekking/sports shoes
    • Full-length jeans/track pants
    • Lightweight t-shirts/shirts Raincoat or poncho
    • Not to wear - Expensive gadgets or jewellery

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Alpine tent stay
    • Mattress and blankets in the tents
    • Bonfire arrangements

    You need to get

    • Govt-issued Identity card
    • Backpack
    • Dry snacks (biscuits, cookies, etc.)
    • Water bottle
    • Napkins or towel
    • Sunglasses
    • Insect repellent
    • Sunscreen lotion and lip balm
    • Personal toiletries
    • Medicines, as required

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit for this trip.